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Gregorian calendar 1918

Ab urbe condita 2671
Armenian calendar 1367
Bahá'í calendar 74 – 75
Buddhist calendar 2462
Coptic calendar 1634 – 1635
Ethiopian calendar 1910 – 1911
Hebrew calendar 5678 5679
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1973 – 1974
 - Shaka Samvat 1840 – 1841
 - Kali Yuga 5019 – 5020
Holocene calendar 11918
Iranian calendar 1296 – 1297
Islamic calendar 1336 – 1337
Japanese calendar Taishō


(大正 7年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2578
Julian calendar 1963
Korean calendar 4251
Thai solar calendar 2461
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Year 1918 (MCMXVIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.

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Below, events of World War Ihave the "WWI" prefix.

Nepriklausomybes aktas

February 16: The Act of Independence of Lithuania

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  • February 5 – The SS Tuscania is torpedoed off the Irish coast, it is the first ship carrying American troops to Europe to be torpedoed and sunk.
Declaration of Estonian independence in Pärnu

February 23: Estonian Declaration of Independence

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Bundesarchiv Bild 134-C1133, Szent István, Sinkendes Linienschiff

Austro-Hungarian battleship Szent István sunk by Italian torpedo boats

Bundesarchiv Bild 134-C2280, Szent István, Sinkendes Linienschiff

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Signatories to the Armistice with Germany (Compiègne), ending WWI, pose outside Marshal Foch's railway carriage.


Front page of The New York Times on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918.

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Image of President Woodrow Wilson created by 21,000 soldiers at Camp Sherman, Chillicothe, Ohio

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References Edit

  1. ^ "Carpathia Sunk; 5 of Crew Killed". New York Times: p. 4. 20 July 1918. 
  2. ^ Pitt, Barrie (2003). 1918: The Last Act. Barnsley: Pen and Sword. ISBN 0-85052-974-3. 

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People of the year 1918 at Familypedia

119 people were born in 1918

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Jennifer Abaya (1918-1996)
Myron Strong Hopkins Affleck (1918-2002)Myron Hopkins Strong Affleck (1884-)Frances Perkins (1887-)
Helen Nola Armagost (1918-2008)Walter James Armagost (1891-1980)Mary Fern Buckingham (1895-1961)
Thell Arnold (1918-1941)Christopher Columbus Arnold (1883-1923)Mattie Jane Ellis Pollock (1883-1920)
María Fortunata Assumma (1918-2002)Giuseppe Assumma (1882-1947)Ángela Bilotti (1886-1970)
Henry Russel Augustine (1918-1954)John Frederick Augustine (1886-1970)Cora Arledge (1886-1963)
Amelia Axford (1918-1999)
Elanor Bahr (1918-1999)Wilhelm Bahr (1888-1956)Veronica Flodqvist (1887-1960)
Elizabeth Condie Baird (1918-1980)James Alexander BairdAda B Condie
Alexis Irénée du Pont Bayard (1918-1985)Thomas Francis Bayard (1868-1942)Elizabeth Bradford du Pont (1880-1975)
Dennis Beavers (1918-1989)
Melanie Bedford (1918-1998)Robert Bedford (1890-1970)Caitlyn Bier (1896-1962)
Wilhelm Behrends (1918-1992)
Carl Benedict (1918-1968)
Virginia Dare Bennett (1918-1972)Porter BennettEthel Daisy Posey (1884-1974)
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27 children were born to the 53 women born in 1918

245 people died in 1918

 FatherMotherAge at death
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Lucinda Jane Adair (1841-1918)Joseph Adair (1806-1858)Rebecca Frances Mangum (1814-1890)77
Benjamin Whatmore Adams (1868-1918)Henry Daniel Adams (1844-1920)Eliza Agnes Bradley (1846-1925)50
Henry Brooks Adams (1838-1918)Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886)Abigail Brown Brooks (1808-1889)80
Nicholas Admiral (1853-1918)
Frances Ann Allred (1834-1918)Samuel Thompson Allred (1809-1857)Anna Bunch (1814-1892)84
Charles Andrews (1827-1918)George Andrews (1793-1873)Polly Walker (1797-1886)91
Charles Henry Anlezark (1844-1918)James Anlezark (1806-1874)Matilda Hawthorn (1821-1880)74
Eliza Ansell (1873-1918)James Boughton Ansell (-1914)Rachel Crowther (c1850-)
Thomas Francis Anson, 3rd Earl of Lichfield (1856-1918)Thomas George Anson, 2nd Earl of Lichfield (1825-1892)Harriet Georgiana Louisa Hamilton (1834-1913)62
John George Argent (1854-1918)John Argent (c1826-1892)Louisa Ann Laxton (c1829-1918)64
Lilly Armstrong (1830-1918)Charles Armstrong (c1800-1865)Naomi Wright (1808-1896)88
Henry Clay Arnold (1847-1918)William Arnold (1824-1880)Elizabeth Hale (1825-1871)
Anna Barbara Bach (1833-1918)Johann Konrad Bach (1794-1857)Anna Maria Schmidt (1796-1877)85
Walter Backhouse (1875-1918)Joseph Backhouse (1839-1898)Ann Marshall (1842-1898)43
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13241 people lived in 1918

Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Thomas Aaron (1850-1932)Sarah Dobbs (1858-1948)
Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)
Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)Laura Barenboim (1882-1932)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Amanda Abadie (1898-1957)Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Jeanette Armellino (1860-1934)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Dominique Abasolo (1882-1947)Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)Nancy Haugen (1855-1929)
Jennifer Abaya (1918-1996)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Janet Abbot (1910-1970)
Jordan Abbot (1876-1960)
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Events of the year 1918 at FamilypediaEdit

144 people were married in 1918.

 Joined with
Adeline F E Adams (1890-1922)Reginald James (bef1903-?)
Alfred Aldridge (1887-1969)Evelyn Ruth James (1900-1985)
Alfred Edward Archer (1897-1927)Lila Field (1895-1978)
William Alexander Armstrong (1882-1919)Mary Eleanor Young (1881-1929)
Arthur Melland Asquith (1883-1939)Betty Constance Manners (1889-1962)
Cyril Asquith (1890-1954)Anne Stephanie Pollock (1896-1964)
Henry John Bate (1881-1967)Lilla Percival (1881-1916)+Elsie May Mead (1891-1970)
Charles George Birrell (1867-1923)Mary Esther Seline Mylecharane (1871-1916)+Lillian Parker (bef1918)
George Frederick Forsdike Blackman (1889-1961)Jessie Clementine Stewart (1896-1962)
Agatha C.B. Bleyendaal (1892-1927)Dirk Tol (1894-1962)
Ernest Ritchie Blunt (1888-c1962)Ethel I Wiseman (c1890-1972)
Elemér Boroviczény (c1870-c1945)Vilma Fáy (1876-1932)
Mina Ella Bottrell (1899-1975)Albert Edward Owen Aubrey (1889-1968)
Charles Spencer Canning Boyle, 10th Earl of Cork (1861-1925)Rosalie de Villiers (-1930)
Sadonia Mary Brown (1896-1986)Nathan Ingold (1881-1946)
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There were 0 military battles in 1918.

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